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Tentative Program
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
WINMEC 2010 Forum
7:45 AM
8:15 AM
Registration / Breakfast
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
Welcome: Opening Speech : UCLA
8:30 AM
9:00 AM
Keynote Speech :  Naresh Soni, Chief Technology Officer, InterDigital Communications LLC
Mobile Media and Wireless Innovations
9:00 AM
9:30 AM
Keynote Speech :  Allen Marks, IT Fellow / Technologist, Raytheon
Through the Looking Glass: the 'NEXT' Mobility Paradigm
9:30 AM
10:50 AM
Session 1: Convergence in the Mobile Media and Apps Space - What the Future Holds  

Plenary: Arunas Slekys, VP - Corporate Marketing, Hughes Network Systems
'Satellite Broadband : Fixed, Mobile, Global'
Lawrence Harris, Senior Vice President, C.L. King & Associates
'Financial Implications of Successful Carrier Data Services'
Kim Phan, Sr. Principal IT Architect, Raytheon
Edoardo Calia, Research Director, ISMB (Istituto Superiore Mario Boella)
'Publish - Subscribe - a message exchange paradigm for the Internet of Things'
Eva Blaisdell, CEO and Founder, AngelMobile
'Innovation in next generation of mobile media broadcasting'
10:50 AM
11:05 AM
Coffee Break
11:05 AM
12:05 PM
Session 2: Expert Panel, Topic - Convergence and what it means in your industry  
Chair: Eva Blaisdell, CEO and Founder, AngelMobile

Plenary: Robert Angelo, Vice President, NBC Universal
'Uniting Content and Audience'
ROUND TABLE PANEL - Mr. Angelo's Plenary talk will be followed by a panel discussion including Mr. Angelo and the following morning speakers on the topic of the session: 
Naresh Soni, Chief Technology Officer, InterDigital Communications LLC
Arunas Slekys, VP - Corporate Marketing, Hughes Network Systems
Lawrence Harris, Senior Vice President, C.L. King & Associates
Edoardo Calia, Research Director, ISMB (Istituto Superiore Mario Boella)
12:05 PM
1:05 PM
WINSmartGrid Forum
1:05 PM
1:40 PM
Luncheon Keynote :  Bob Frazier, Director of Technology, Houston Electric at CenterPoint Energy
Smart Grid in Deregulated Texas Market
1:40 PM
2:05 PM
Luncheon Speech :  Rajit Gadh, Professor & Director, UCLA - WINMEC & Smart Grid Energy Research Center
Advanced Research - Present and Future Communications Requirements for Control of a Smart Grid
2:05 PM
4:40 PM
Session 3: Applying advanced technology and standardization in the creation of grid of the future  
Chair: Kat Shoa, Founder / Principal, Kat Shoa Consulting

Plenary: Edoardo Calia, Research Director, ISMB (Istituto Superiore Mario Boella)
'ICT for energy management and smart grid'
Gary Sorkin, marketing director, USNAP Alliance
'HAN Connectivity Standard of the USNAP Alliance'
Kay Stefferud, Principal Consultant, EnerNex
'Integrating Smart Grid Applications Using Data Model Standards'
John Sasson, Director, Land Management Solutions, Accela, Inc.
'How Technology and Government Will Impact the Smart Grid'
4:25 PM
Conference Ends
Conference Program Subject to Change

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WINMEC Sponsors:
Hughes Network Systems, ISMB, InterDigital Communications, QUALCOMM, Raytheon, Tescom Co.

Equipment Sponsors:
Impinj, RSI ID Technologies, Printronix, Symbol, Maxell, Motorola Inc., Zebra, Quantum Route, Inc., Convergence Systems Limited, Magellan Technology (Australia), Confidex, Alien Technology, Intemec, UPM Raflatac, TagSense, Albis Technologies, Metalcraft Inc., Roxtron, Invengo, Versant

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